Rittenhouse Square

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DA Intends to Pursue Lesser Murder Charge in Rittenhouse Stabbing

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office has decided to withdraw a first-degree murder charge against Michael White, a 21-year-old college student accused in the July 12th […]

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A Moderne Classic in Rittenhouse for $1.099M

There is a clue to what lies behind the classic facade of this 1868 townhome on Panama Street near Rittenhouse Square. It’s right there, in […]

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Where to Eat in Rittenhouse: The Ultimate Guide

Rittenhouse Square is Philly’s most contested restaurant neighborhood. It is the place where all our best and all our worst notions of ourselves are laid […]

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I Could Have Been Michael White

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this column incorrectly stated that Michael White does not have a criminal record. According to court records, he was […]

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Philly Developer Stabbed, Killed in Possible Road Rage Incident in Center City

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. Sean Schellenger, a 37-year-old real estate developer and owner of Streamline Solutions, was stabbed […]

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A First Look Inside the Laurel

The shovels won’t go into the ground at 1911 Walnut St. until early next year, but Southern Land Company is wasting no time selling condominiums […]

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Midcentury, Modernized, on Rittenhouse Square for $439K

Our apologies in advance if you feel like you’re reading the text version of a Ginsu knife ad as you plow through today’s featured listing. […]

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On the Market: An Urbane Condo in Rittenhouse Square for $647.5K

This handsome single-family townhome that’s part of the Wanamaker House condominium offers great modern style, some very nice features and some great community amenities. One […]

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Forget Starbucks Training Day: Here’s How We’ll Really Tackle Racial Bias

This Tuesday is “5/29” — the tag mega-retailer Starbucks is using for its one-day attempt to address racial bias in its workplaces. The company is closing […]

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All Decked Out in Rittenhouse for $445K

Back in the 1830s, when railroads were the Internet of their day, a bunch of worried Philadelphians tried to rally their fellow citizens in an […]

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Beautiful Music in Rittenhouse for $2.275M

There seems to be something about this unassuming 1860 townhome that brings out the artistic impulse in people. It’s had its share of non-artistic notables, to […]

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A Stylish Pair in Rittenhouse Square for $1.45M

You’ve seen stunning modern townhomes hiding behind Colonial, Georgian and Federal façades before. They’re hardly rarities in this city. But rarely do you run across […]

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Living in Rittenhouse Square: A Neighborhood Guide

New York has the Upper East Side. Chicago has its Gold Coast. Boston has its lower-rise Back Bay. And in Philadelphia, we have Rittenhouse Square. […]

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The Two Men Arrested at Starbucks in Rittenhouse Share Their Story

After a period of silence following their controversial arrest last week at the Starbucks on 18th and Spruce streets, best friends Rashon Nelson and Donte […]

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Cue the Violins in Rittenhouse Square for $1.95M

The score for this particular work has a few sad notes and one long off-key passage. But the end product is a symphony of luxury and […]